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 (born 1975/1976)
Faile is active/lives in New York.  Faile is known for urban painting.


FAILE (Pronounced "fail") is a Brooklyn-based artistic collaboration between Patrick McNeil (b. 1975, Edmonton, CA) and Patrick Miller (b. 1976, Minneapolis, MN).  Since its inception in 1999, FAILE has attained global recognition for their pioneering use of wheatpasting  and stenciling in the increasingly established arena of street art, and for their explorations of duality through a fragmented style of appropriation and collage.  During this time, FAILE adapted its signature mass culture-driven iconography  to a wide array of media, from wooden boxes and window pallets to more traditional canvas, prints, sculptures, stencils, multimedia installation, and prayer wheels.  While FAILE's work is constructed from  ...  Displaying 777 of 7031 characters.

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About  Faile

Born:  1975/1976
Known for:  urban painting